Need Torque Specs

5 replies to this topic
  • Thumpmeister

Posted March 21, 2007 - 05:23 PM


I'm replacing the valve guide seals on my XL 600, and I'm wondering if there is anywhere I can go or if anyone knows the torque specs for the head bolts. Thanks

  • cleonard

Posted March 21, 2007 - 05:32 PM


I have a Clymer manual. It says

Cylinder head bolts 20-23 ft-lbs

  • LumpyXR650L

Posted March 21, 2007 - 05:37 PM


Any chance someone could please tell me the torque specs for the rear sprocket bolts on a XR650L? Thanks! Lumpy

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  • Thumpmeister

Posted March 21, 2007 - 05:38 PM


Thanks man!

  • JUNIOR650

Posted March 22, 2007 - 05:00 PM


rear sprocket 46lbs, rear axle 65lbs

  • rebelventurer

Posted March 22, 2007 - 05:18 PM


:applause: I concur, rear axle nut 65 ft lbs or 90 n-m
driven sprocket mounting nuts 46 ft lbs or 64 n-m
cylinder head bolts 26 ft lbs or 36 n-m
cylinder bolts 36 ft lbs or 50 n-m
Straight out of the Honda manual :eek:

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